1 Apr '16

Seven Cakes for a #FikaParty

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The Scandinavian tradition of fika transforms an ordinary coffee break into a proper pause in the day when people stop work and get together with others for a chat over a coffee and something sweet to eat. Cake is so synonymous with fika that many…

24 Apr '15

Fancy a fika?

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Coffee isn’t just coffee in Nordic countries – it’s a lifestyle. Finland tops the world’s coffee consumption table, followed by the Netherlands and Sweden, where people drink coffee all day, every day when having a fika. A fika is a Swedish tradition that the Finns…

1 Feb '13

New Nordic: cakes with substance

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Baking is back. In our world, it never went away. We’ve always championed cakes, but there’s something different about the natural earthiness of a cake created in the new Nordic style. Rich with the seeds, nuts and fruits from nature’s harvest – there is a satisfyingly…